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"Lines of White on a Sullen Sea" is a short drama directed by D. W.
Griffith. This film illustrates the work of cinematographer Billy Bitzer, a
star of Silent Hall of Fame.
A woman's fiance leaves on a fishing fleet and she waits faithfully
and desperately for his return.
D.W. Griffith Produced by
Biograph Company Scenario by
D.W. Griffith Cinematography
G.W. Bitzer Starring
Linda Arvidson, George Nichols, James Kirkwood, Marion
Leonard, Kate Bruce Distributed by
Biograph Company Release date
October 28, 1909 Running time
13 min. Country
United States Language
Silent, English intertitles
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